Control Arm Bushing Replacement
The lower control arm bushings are serviced with the lower control arm as an assembly.
Removal & Installation
- Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions in the beginning of this section.
Remove or disconnect the following:
Use a new split pin for assembly.
Install or connect the following:
Lower control arm. Tighten the inner flange bolt (A) to 69 ft. lbs. (93 Nm) and bolt (B) to 90 ft. lbs. (122 Nm) (69 ft. lbs. for 2004 models). Refer to the accompanying illustration for the locations of bolts A and B.
Check the wheel alignment and adjust as necessary.
Special Tools Required:
Ball joint remover, 32 mm 07MAC-SL0A102Ball joint thread protector, 14 mm 071AF-S3VA000